senate Bill S5522

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing the retention percentage for certain motor vehicle service fees

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee

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Mar 07, 2023 referred to transportation

S5522 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §205, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4964
2017-2018: S1908
2019-2020: S1371
2021-2022: S2710

S5522 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to increasing the retention percentage for certain motor vehicle service fees.

S5522 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5522 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
                             I N  S E N A T E
                               March 7, 2023
 Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation
 AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation  to  increasing
   the  retention  percentage collected for certain motor vehicle service

   Section  1.  Subdivisions  3 and 3-a of section 205 of the vehicle and
 traffic law, subdivision 3 as amended by section 3 of part G of  chapter
 59 of the laws of 2008 and subdivision 3-a as added by section 1 of part
 F of chapter 58 of the laws of 2012, are amended to read as follows:
   3.  Each  such  county  clerk shall retain from fees collected for any
 motor vehicle related service  described  in  subdivision  one  of  this
 section  processed  by such county clerk an amount based on a percentage
 of gross receipts collected. For purposes  of  this  section,  the  term
 "gross  receipts"  shall include all fines, fees and penalties collected
 pursuant to this chapter by a  county  clerk  acting  as  agent  of  the
 commissioner,  but shall not include any state or local sales or compen-
 sating use taxes imposed under or pursuant to the authority of  articles
 twenty-eight  and twenty-nine of the tax law and collected by such clerk
 on behalf of the commissioner of taxation  and  finance.  The  retention
 percentage  shall  be  [12.7]  TWENTY-FIVE percent and shall take effect
 [April] JANUARY first, [nineteen hundred ninety-nine] TWO THOUSAND TWEN-
 TY-FOUR; provided, however, the retention percentage shall  be  [thirty]
 SIXTY  percent  of the thirty dollar fee established in paragraph (e) of
 subdivision two of section four hundred ninety-one and  paragraph  f-one
 of subdivision two of section five hundred three of this chapter.
   3-a. In addition to the fees retained pursuant to subdivision three of
 this  section, each county clerk acting as the agent of the commissioner
 pursuant to subdivision one of this section shall  retain  [four]  EIGHT
 percent  of "enhanced internet and electronic partner revenue" collected
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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